Below is a list of resources on entrepreneurship and start-ups that I’ve gathered over the last few years. Reading (every day!) is a great way to keep in touch with technology trends and what very smart people are doing with them! Not an exhaustive list but a good starting point!

Finding Companies / Roles: 

AngelList - directory of start-ups, self curated with good filtering options (stage, geography, # employees). Also has job postings and salaries for reference.

Ventureloop – start-up job board v1.0

Crunchbase – search on here for start-ups  / VC investment and portfolio data

Built in London - as the name suggests…

Tech Britian – a map of hot-spots around the UK

Start-up Genome – global list of start-ups

Duedil London Start-ups – a comprehensive London list

We are Made in NY - The Mayors initiative to support start-ups

Made in NYC - list of start-ups in NYC…

Mapped in NYC - another list of start-ups in NYC (on a map this time!)


General Assembly - Co-working / events / education

Google Campus – hosts events, Seedcamp and many others

TechHub – international members co-working and events!

Charlie O’Donnell / Brooklyn Bridge Ventures – sign up to his weekly newsletter for events

Gary’s Guide – tailored start-up events

Start-up Digest - another news letter

Meetup – find others who are interested in the same thing as you and meet!

Co-Founders Lab – create a profile, find people who match what you need or don’t have


TechStars – the early stage start-up incubator with locations all over the US and beyond

Y-Combinator – the leading Valley incubator

Seedcamp - Europe’s leading micro-stage investor

There are many more, with specific sector focus but Google is your friend there… The following are aggregators of events and programes for start-ups:

*  Angel List Incubator 


* Start-up Weekend 

* f6s 

Random links:

Startup Weekend - people get together to code / design / present stuff

Steve Blanks tools – a list of useful resources for the web

Entrepreneurs tools – collection of useful tools for the avid entrepreneur

London Start-ups – Facebook group for all things London related

London Start-up Events – Another Facebook group for events postings

London Tech Start-up Jobs – Facebook group for jobs…

* Silicon Milkroundabout - startup job fair in East London

* Venture Hack - good series of blogs by founders of AngelList

 Tech News Websites


Venture Beat

All Things Digital

DealBook NY Times





Business Insider


The Next Web


Hacker News

Lean Startup News

VC Cafe

Alley Watch


Silicon Allee

Venture Village

Blogs: (not listing each one, but Google comes up with)